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Custom Mapex hanging 16-inch tom drum owned by Will Calhoun

Manufactured by:
Mapex, Taiwanese, founded 1989  Search this
Remo, Inc., American, founded 1957  Search this
Used by:
Will Calhoun, American, born 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Living Colour, American, founded 1984  Search this
Medium:
metal, mylar, plastic
Dimensions:
17 1/4 × 16 3/4 × 20 1/4 in. (43.8 × 42.5 × 51.4 cm)
Type:
tom-toms
Date:
2005
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Will Calhoun
Object number:
2015.14.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Violin owned by Ginger Smock

Created by:
Ferdinand August Homolka, Czech, 1828 - 1890  Search this
Owned by:
Ginger Smock, American, 1920 - 1995  Search this
Medium:
2016.161.1.1 (violin): wood, metal, plastic;
2016.161.1.2 (bow): wood, horsehair, metal, leather, and mother of pearl;
2016.161.1.3 (bow): wood, horsehair, metal, and mother of pearl;
2016.161.1.4a-o (case and accesories): plastic, metal canvas, felt, rubber, wax
Dimensions:
H x W x D (violin): 24 7/16 × 7 15/16 × 3 9/16 in. (62 × 20.2 × 9 cm)
H x W x D (bow): 29 3/16 × 1 3/16 × 1/2 in. (74.2 × 3 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (bow): 29 3/16 × 1 3/16 × 1/2 in. (74.2 × 3 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (case): 31 11/16 × 10 13/16 × 5 3/16 in. (80.5 × 27.5 × 13.1 cm)
H x W x D (case cover): 32 1/16 × 11 × 5 3/16 in. (81.5 × 28 × 13.1 cm)
H x W x D (satin bag): 25 3/16 × 9 7/16 × 1/16 in. (64 × 24 × 0.2 cm)
H x W (white cloth): 15 15/16 × 15 9/16 in. (40.5 × 39.5 cm)
H x W x D (black rest): 7 11/16 × 2 3/4 × 1 15/16 in. (19.5 × 7 × 5 cm)
H x W x D (key): 1 1/4 × 5/8 × 1/16 in. (3.2 × 1.6 × 0.1 cm)
H x W x D (key): 1 1/4 × 5/8 × 1/16 in. (3.2 × 1.6 × 0.1 cm)
H x W x D (green rest): 6 7/8 × 3 9/16 × 1 in. (17.5 × 9 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (screw driver): 3 1/8 × 9/16 × 9/16 in. (8 × 1.5 × 1.5 cm)
H x W x D (spare bridge ): 2 3/4 × 13/16 × 1/16 in. (7 × 2 × 0.1 cm)
H x W x D (metal hinge): 2 3/4 × 1 3/4 × 1 3/16 in. (7 × 4.5 × 3 cm)
H x W x D (metal hinge): 2 9/16 × 1 3/4 × 1 3/16 in. (6.5 × 4.5 × 3 cm)
Diameter (rubber ball): 2 5/8 in. (6.6 cm)
H x W x D (ball of wax in felt bag): 1 15/16 × 1 15/16 × 1 5/16 in. (5 × 5 × 3.4 cm)
H x W x D (ball of wax in felt bag): 2 1/2 × 3 1/8 × 13/16 in. (6.3 × 8 × 2 cm)
Type:
violins
Place made:
Prague, Czech Republic, Europe
Date:
1849
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Lydia Samuel Bennett
Object number:
2016.161.1.1-.4a-o
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.161.1.1-.4a-o
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Alto saxophone owned and played by Charlie Parker

Manufactured by:
H. N. White Company, American, 1893 - 1965  Search this
Otto Link & Co. Inc., American, founded 1931  Search this
Rico, American, founded 1928  Search this
Used by:
Charlie Parker, American, 1920 - 1955  Search this
Owned by:
Charlie Parker, American, 1920 - 1955  Search this
Medium:
brass (alloy), silver, mother of pearl, cork (bark)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (assembled saxophone): 26 3/4 × 5 1/8 × 13 3/4 in. (68 × 13 × 35 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1a): 22 1/16 × 8 7/8 × 4 3/4 in. (56 × 22.5 × 12 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1b): 7 1/2 × 1 15/16 × 1 9/16 in. (19 × 5 × 4 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1c): 7/8 × 1 3/16 × 1 3/16 in. (2.2 × 3 × 3 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1d): 3 1/8 × 1 × 1 in. (8 × 2.5 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1e): 2 9/16 × 9/16 × 1/8 in. (6.5 × 1.5 × 0.3 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1f): 3 1/8 × 1 3/16 × 1 3/16 in. (8 × 3 × 3 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1g): 13/16 × 1 3/16 × 1 3/16 in. (2 × 3 × 3 cm)
Type:
saxophones
Place made:
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2019.10.1a-g
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e3f589a6-d9da-4cda-8dc0-4f40cb8d268f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.10.1a-g
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Grand piano owned and used by Thelonious Monk

Manufactured by:
Baldwin Piano Company, American, founded 1862  Search this
Used by:
Thelonious Monk, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
wood, iron, metal, ivory, ebony
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 38 5/8 × 58 1/2 × 70 in. (98.1 × 148.6 × 177.8 cm)
Type:
grand pianos
Place made:
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1962
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T.S. and Gale Monk in memory of Thelonious Monk
Object number:
2018.89.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd527481cda-7a75-4789-b739-2570d1f070fe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.89.1

Piano bench owned and used by Thelonious Monk

Manufactured by:
Baldwin Piano Company, American, founded 1862  Search this
Used by:
Thelonious Monk, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
wood, metal, foam, vinyl
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 19 5/16 × 33 7/16 × 15 9/16 in. (49 × 85 × 39.5 cm)
Type:
benches
grand pianos
Place made:
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1962
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T.S. and Gale Monk in memory of Thelonious Monk
Object number:
2018.89.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54b907b96-9a7c-440c-96ff-405e94813aae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.89.2
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Gourd head banjo

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
gourd with wood and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 × 26 1/2 × 2 1/2 in. (17.8 × 67.3 × 6.4 cm)
Type:
banjos
Cultural Place:
West Africa, Africa
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Place collected:
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1859
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
American South  Search this
Bluegrass (Music)  Search this
Folk (Music)  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Music  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.19
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d2c7a756-0664-4071-92d4-9aab9cb04fdb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.19
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Bugle

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 × 17 1/8 × 4 1/2 in. (15.2 × 43.5 × 11.4 cm)
Type:
bugles
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1916-1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Laird
Object number:
2017.111.18
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Military
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a6db537f-2966-4bed-9e23-393e96c979ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.111.18
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Noisemaker from the American Legion

Created by:
American Legion, American, founded 1919  Search this
Subject of:
H. Caramell, French  Search this
Medium:
rubber and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (a): 13 × 2 7/8 × 2 7/8 in. (33 × 7.3 × 7.3 cm)
H x W x D (b): 7 1/2 × 3 1/2 × 3 1/2 in. (19.1 × 8.9 × 8.9 cm)
H x W x D (pieces together): 18 1/2 × 3 1/2 × 3 1/2 in. (47 × 8.9 × 8.9 cm)
Type:
noisemakers
Place made:
Paris, France, Europe
Date:
1927
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Laird
Object number:
2017.111.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Military
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5aed387eb-7c8f-495f-b6ce-254c69a3bd4e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.111.1ab
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Drum major baton

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
wood and metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 45 1/4 × 4 × 4 in. (114.9 × 10.2 × 10.2 cm)
Type:
batons (music equipment)
batons (symbols of office)
Date:
early 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Band (Music)  Search this
Marching bands (Music)  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Laird
Object number:
2017.111.26
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Military
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51bbd0435-ac26-47f9-aaf5-294ee7580d2d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.111.26
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Electric bass guitar owned by Jim Vance

Manufactured by:
Fender Musical Instruments Corporation, American, founded 1946  Search this
Owned by:
Jim Vance, American, 1942 - 2017  Search this
Medium:
wood, metal, plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 47 1/4 × 13 × 3 1/8 in. (120 × 33 × 8 cm)
Type:
guitars
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1976
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Estate of James H. Vance, III
Object number:
2018.107.18.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53a39642a-fb40-4b6c-acc2-bbf5ed38a0c5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.107.18.1
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Guitar stand owned by Jim Vance

Manufactured by:
Tam Recanati  Search this
Owned by:
Jim Vance, American, 1942 - 2017  Search this
Medium:
metal, plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 18 1/8 × 4 1/2 × 9 13/16 in. (46 × 11.5 × 25 cm)
Type:
stands (support furniture)
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Estate of James H. Vance, III
Object number:
2018.107.18.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5791aca37-6c9a-45eb-a429-da8d00eb2515
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.107.18.2
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Guitar strap owned by Jim Vance

Manufactured by:
Fender Musical Instruments Corporation, American, founded 1946  Search this
Owned by:
Jim Vance, American, 1942 - 2017  Search this
Medium:
cloth
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 47 5/8 × 1 15/16 × 3/8 in. (121 × 5 × 1 cm)
Type:
straps
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Estate of James H. Vance, III
Object number:
2018.107.18.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5687b0b5d-1d39-4c09-ad4b-d0d2bc558477
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.107.18.3
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Electric guitar instrument cable owned by Jim Vance

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Jim Vance, American, 1942 - 2017  Search this
Medium:
rubber, metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 236 1/4 × 3/8 × 3/8 in. (600 × 1 × 1 cm)
Type:
power lines
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Estate of James H. Vance, III
Object number:
2018.107.18.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56f28e9ba-1609-4645-81f9-760680e447f5
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.107.18.4
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Banjo created for Charles P. Stinson

Manufactured by:
John H. Buckbee, American, 1832 - 1897  Search this
Subject of:
Charles P. Stinson, American, 1854 - 1911  Search this
Medium:
wood, metal, calfskin, resin, mother of pearl
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 35 1/16 × 12 × 2 3/4 in. (89 × 30.5 × 7 cm)
Type:
banjos
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Pittsburgh, Alleghany County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late19th centruy
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Folk (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Minstrel (Music)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Vaudeville  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Clark and Sarah Case Family
Object number:
2018.83.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e5a14e4a-2bdd-417f-89e7-37baf2e61ddd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.83.1
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Banjo case for Charles P. Stinson banjo

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Charles P. Stinson, American, 1854 - 1911  Search this
Medium:
hardboard, leather, metal, velvet
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 35 5/8 × 15 3/8 × 5 7/8 in. (90.5 × 39 × 15 cm)
H x W x D (open): 35 5/8 × 29 1/2 × 3 15/16 in. (90.5 × 75 × 10 cm)
Type:
cases (containers)
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Pittsburgh, Alleghany County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 19th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Folk (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Minstrel (Music)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Vaudeville  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Clark and Sarah Case Family
Object number:
2018.83.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd534ded716-d73b-45ee-9098-8d667c6b8add
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.83.2

Banjo head

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Charles P. Stinson, American, 1854 - 1911  Search this
Medium:
metal, calfskin
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11 1/8 × 11 1/8 × 7/8 in. (28.2 × 28.2 × 2.2 cm)
Type:
banjos
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Pittsburgh, Alleghany County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 19th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Folk (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Minstrel (Music)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Vaudeville  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Clark and Sarah Case Family
Object number:
2018.83.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58ec737e0-4f7e-483a-8f18-765afe62c282
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.83.3

Storage case for a saxophone owned by Charlie Parker.

Manufactured by:
H. N. White Company, American, 1893 - 1965  Search this
Used by:
Charlie Parker, American, 1920 - 1955  Search this
Owned by:
Charlie Parker, American, 1920 - 1955  Search this
Medium:
wood, leather, brass (alloy)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2019.10.2.1): 7 1/16 × 13 × 27 3/16 in. (18 × 33 × 69 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.2.2): 3 7/8 × 8 1/16 × 13 5/16 in. (9.8 × 20.5 × 33.8 cm)
Type:
cases (lock components)
saxophones
Place made:
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2019.10.2.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57f4fdb9c-7fac-4d6d-b70f-ee9e8b994298
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.10.2.1-.2

B-flat trumpet used by the Florida A&M University Marching Band

Manufactured by:
Holton (Leblanc), American, 1898 - 2008  Search this
Subject of:
Florida A&M University, American, founded 1887  Search this
Owned by:
William Patrick Foster, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
brass (alloy), metal and mother of pearl
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 23 1/16 × 5 7/8 × 4 15/16 in. (58.5 × 15 × 12.6 cm)
Type:
brass instruments
musical instruments
trumpets
Place used:
Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1948-1962
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Marching bands (Music)  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Anthony Foster in memory of William P. Foster
Object number:
2019.94.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59da03bdb-b206-4f9c-8478-0ff902286f98
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.94.1.1
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Case for B-flat trumpet used by Florida A&M marching band

Manufactured by:
Holton (Leblanc), American, 1898 - 2008  Search this
Subject of:
Florida A&M University, American, founded 1887  Search this
Owned by:
William Patrick Foster, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
leather, metal, plastic and polyester
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 26 9/16 × 16 1/8 × 5 7/8 in. (67.5 × 41 × 15 cm)
Type:
brass instruments
musical instruments
trumpets
Place used:
Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Band (Music)  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Marching bands (Music)  Search this
Music  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Anthony Foster in memory of William P. Foster
Object number:
2019.94.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e4ac6259-c6f6-40dc-af32-dd1af3f823e1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.94.1.2

Left-handed baritone Mirafone

Manufactured by:
Miraphone, German, founded 1946  Search this
Subject of:
Florida A&M University, American, founded 1887  Search this
Owned by:
William Patrick Foster, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
brass (alloy)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 19 7/16 × 8 11/16 × 8 1/4 in. (49.3 × 22 × 21 cm)
Type:
brass instruments
musical instruments
Place used:
Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid to late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Band (Music)  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Marching bands (Music)  Search this
Music  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Anthony Foster in memory of William P. Foster
Object number:
2019.94.2.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57b4cca3f-6dfe-4b88-abb3-62da060c7009
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.94.2.1

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